Foodservice category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Partners with OrderUp from Groupon in two locations

ALTOONA, Pa. -- Convenience-store retailer Sheetz Inc. has partnered with OrderUp from Groupon, an on-demand restaurant food-delivery service, in Morgantown, W.Va., and State College, Pa. Customers in these two locations can now place orders from local Sheetz c-stores and have them delivered to...

Rolling out made-to-order foodservice offering as it rebrands store interiors

VALPARAISO, Ind. -- Convenience-store retailer Family Express has unveiled its new hot foodservice offering, Cravin’s Kitchen. The concept features made-to-order breakfast sandwiches and an upscale, customizable, made-to-order pizza offering. Cravin’s Kitchen will allow a customer to place an order...

Foundational data on the prepared-foods opportunity

ATLANTA -- The deluge of data on convenience-store foodservice is unceasing, as was evident in the 2016 NACS Show education session “Prospering in Foodservice,” led by Technomic President Darren Tristano and Associate Principal Donna Hood Crecca. But a few core statistics are crucial to...

A closer dive into the 2016 Healthy Eating Consumer Trend Report exposes five health concerns that are growing among consumers. 

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